williams and ward are currently on trial. co-defendant, jermell brandon, struck a deal for his testimony, which also implicated tyrone brown, the accused shooter in the case. brandon spotted pridget and his cousin at the mall and contacted williams who put together a crew for the job. the jury watched a videotape of detective jim lambert interviewing ward who adamantly denied knowledge of the crime. the detective told ward, they have surveillance tape showing his arrival at the mall, following the victim, pointing out the victim to a person wearing a gray sweatshirt who was tasked to shoot him and exiting the mall with the gunman. the police interview indicated that ward passed brown at the mall, turned and interacted. "you looked back at him, turned around, you pointed right to where the victim walked." he, brown, walked outside and killed him. the defense characterized williams, the so-called mastermind of the crime as a dumb and stupid patsy, the fall guy. who was used by the b.g.f. gang and police.